Shenea Booth

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Shenea Booth
— Gymnast —
Country represented  United States
Born (1986-08-21) August 21, 1986 (age 28)
Discipline Acrobatic gymnastics
Level Senior International
Gym Empire Acrogymnastics
Head coach(es) Youri Vorobyev

Shenea Booth is an American acrobatic gymnast who represented the United States of America at the 2001 World Games, the 2002 World Championships and the 2004 World Championships in the Mixed Pair event, along with her partner, Arthur Davis.[1]

At the conclusion of their competitive careers, Booth and Davis formed the acrobatic gymnastics act Realis, which made it to the final round of competition in the 2006 season of the U.S. reality TV show, America's Got Talent.[2]

Booth and Davis were both chosen for induction into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 2009.[3]

The pair won the all-around at the U.S. National Sports Acrobatic Championships in 2002, 2003 and 2004.[4] During their career, Booth and Davis also won national awards for performance, skill difficulty and choreography.[5])

Prior to her partnership with Davis, Booth was the top in a mixed pair with acrobatic gymnast Julian Amaro (now retired). Booth and Amaro won the all-around title at the 2001 U.S. Sports Acrobatic National Championships in Dayton, OH.[6]

In 1999, the women's trio of Shenea Booth, Mariah Navaro and Nicole Booth won the national women's trio title at the 1999 Sports Acrobatic National Championships in Phoenix, Arizona.[7]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "Acrobatic Gymnastics World Champions". Factsheet. USA Gymnastics. Retrieved 5 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Finals =". America’s Got Talent. NBC. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkZc0K5WXEA.
  3. ^ Carly Patterson Chosen for Gymnastics Hall of Fame SI.com, February 3, 2009
  4. ^ "National Champions – Acrobatic Gymnastics". Factsheet. USA Gymnastics. 19 January 2011. Retrieved 15 August 2011. 
  5. ^ "Arthur Davis". Bio. USA Gymnastics. 9 January 2011. Retrieved 10 August 2011. 
  6. ^ "National Champions - Acrobatic Gymnastics". Factsheet. USA Gymnastics. 9 January 2011. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  7. ^ "National Champions - Acrobatic Gymnastics". Factsheet. USA Gymnastics. 9 January 2011. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 

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